LG 43UH620 vs Samsung UE43KU6400

LG 43UH620
Samsung UE43KU6400

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
26% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 43UH620 is a 77kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 20kWh lower than the Samsung UE43KU6400 (97kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Lighter Edit
LG 43UH620 is 8.7kg heavy. That's 1.8kg lighter than the Samsung UE43KU6400 (10.5kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£170 cheaper
The LG 43UH620 is £170 cheaper than the Samsung UE43KU6400.
Cheaper to run by £25.41
The LG 43UH620 is £25.41 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE43KU6400 over five years. Read more
More popular
The LG 43UH620 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 36594 by sales volume in our TVs, whereas the Samsung UE43KU6400 ranks No. 131660.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 43UH620 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE43KU6400 is "A".
2 Reasons For
One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6400 is a two USB 2.0 port TV, whereas the LG 43UH620 only has one USB 2.0 port. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

48% thinner Edit
Samsung UE43KU6400 is 55.4mm thick. That's 26.1mm thinner than the LG 43UH620 (55.4mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Only one USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the LG 43UH620 is one, but the Samsung UE43KU6400 only has two USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

A lot thicker Edit
The LG 43UH620 has a thickness of 81.5mm, however the Samsung UE43KU6400 is a 55.4mm thick TV (26.1mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

One month older
The LG 43UH620 is older than the Samsung UE43KU6400 by one month.
6 Reasons Against
21% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6400 has an annual energy consumption of 97kWh, however the LG 43UH620 is a 77kWh annual energy consumption TV (20kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

1.8kg heavier Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6400 is a 10.5kg heavy TV, whereas the LG 43UH620 is an 8.7kg heavy TV (1.8kg lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

More expensive by £170
The Samsung UE43KU6400 is £170 more expensive than the LG 43UH620.
Higher running costs over five years by £25.41
Over five years the Samsung UE43KU6400 costs £112.17 to run which is £25.41 more to run than the LG 43UH620. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Samsung UE43KU6400 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 131660 by number of sales in our TVs, however the LG 43UH620 ranks No. 36594.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE43KU6400 is "A", however the rating of the LG 43UH620 is "A+".

Average User Rating

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Date Released

8 months Ago 7 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 84.93
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 86.76
Purchase price £ 369.00
Total cost of ownership £ 455.76
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 112.17
Purchase price £ 539.00
Total cost of ownership £ 651.17
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.43T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.43 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.56T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
43" 43"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
LED Backlighting
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Noise Reduction Feature
 Noise reduction feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1500
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Picture Mastering Index (PMI)
1,200 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal
108cm 108cm
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
HbbTV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HbbTV
Operating System Version
3.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System
 Web OS
 Web OS
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Sound Mode
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 DTS-HD
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS-HD
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
HDMI Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
PC in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in port
HDMI Port
3 3
Intel Wireless Display Technology
 Intel Wireless Display technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
 Bluetooth connection
 Bluetooth connection
WiFi Standard
 802.11n
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11ac
BEST
 802.11n
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11ac
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
WiFi Direct Connection
 WiFi direct connection
 WiFi direct connection
Network Browsing
 Network browsing
 Network browsing

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Mode
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Energy saving
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Energy saving
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Format
 H.265
 H.265
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Core
4 4
Stored Teletext Page
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
Unknown - Click to provide data
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
53W
BEST
70W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
77kWh
BEST
97kWh
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 135W

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
81.5mm 55.4mm
BEST
Weight
8.7kg
BEST
10.5kg
Package Weight
11.8kg
BEST
15.5kg
Weight (with Stand)
9.6kg
BEST
12.7kg
Depth (with Stand)
207.4mm
BEST
264.2mm
Height (with Stand)
633mm 622.8mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
976mm 968.8mm
BEST
Height
583mm 565.2mm
Width
976mm 968.8mm
Packaging Height
660mm 644mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,075mm
BEST
1,110mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
MR15R Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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